Inactive Listings

The Inactive tab shows your products that have been published to Amazon but are not active on the Amazon marketplace. Your listings could be inactive for a few different reasons. For example, you might not be eligible to list that particular brand. Inactive listings are dictated by Amazon’s listing standards and your Amazon Seller Central account permissions.

Under Actions:

Under Select in the Action column:

If you have listings in process, a message will appear above the tabs indicating the number of listings.

Inactive Listings

Amazon Sales Channel Home pages share some common workspace controls that allow you to customize the data that is displayed.

Column Description
Amazon Seller SKU The SKU (Stock Keeping Unit) assigned by Amazon to a product to identify the product, options, price, and manufacturer.
ASIN A unique block of 10 letters and/or numbers that identify items.

ASIN stands for the Amazon Standard Identification Numbers. An ASIN is a unique block of 10 letters and/or numbers that identify items. For books, the ASIN is the same as the ISBN number, but for all other products a new ASIN is created when the item is uploaded to their catalog. You can find an items ASIN on the product detail page on Amazon, along with further details relating to the item.
Product Listing Name The name of the product.
Condition The condition of the product.
Landed Price The listing price for the product plus its shipping price.
Amazon Quantity The quantity available once the product is actively listed on Amazon.
Status The status of the listing, defined by Amazon.
Inactive Reason (if provided by Amazon) Amazon will not always provide a reason for inactive listings, and you may need to reach out to customer support to resolve listing issues. In some instances, Amazon will notify you of a reason. To view these responses, click View Details in the Action column. If these issues are resolved and Amazon removes the error, the products will move to the Active tab.
Action List of available actions that can be applied to a specific listing. To apply an action, click Select in the Action column to show your options:
View Details
Create Override
Edit Assigned ASIN
Create Alias Seller SKU
Switch to Fulfilled By Amazon/Merchant
End Listing